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Oracle® Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition Help
11g Release 1 (11.1.1)
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New Action Link dialog

Use this dialog to create an action link to add to an analysis.

For more information, see:

This dialog is also displayed as:

Edit Action Link dialog


Link Text

Use this field to enter the text to display as the link to execute the associated action.


Displays the action to be associated with the action link.

Create New Action

Use this button to select the type of action to create. If you selected:

Select existing action

Use this button to display the "Open dialog," where you select an existing action to add to the analysis.

Edit Parameter Mapping

This button is available only for named actions that have parameters that are not fixed or hidden.

Use this button to display the "Edit Parameter Mapping dialog," where you edit the action parameters.

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Displays these options:


Use this box to specify one of the following options:


(Displayed only if the Conditionally option is selected.)

Use this area to create one or more conditions to be used to conditionally enable the action link.

To create a condition, you select either an attribute column or a hierarchical column on which to base it but with these restrictions:

If you add multiple conditions, then each additional condition you add is combined with the previous condition using the AND operator. The AND operator means that the criteria specified in each condition must be met. This is the default method for combining conditions. You can change the AND operator to OR by clicking AND. The OR operator means that the criteria specified in at least one condition must be met.

Depending on how you construct the condition combinations with the AND and OR operators, some conditions might be grouped. Grouped conditions are bounded by boxes.

This area includes the following components: